The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 154 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +5
Contract jobs citing Java SE 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.035% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £450 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £450 £605
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £430 £380
% change year-on-year
-28.77% +13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java SE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1142 1656 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.06% 29.39% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1336 1389
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java SE across the City of London region.

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java SE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java SE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Java SE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) D3.js
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) JSTL
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) D3.js
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (20.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM